What a wet day last may though the rain did not discourage the riders who did their best to score the lowest time. The crowd too braved the bad weather and turned out in droves to cheer the riders who were getting ready to tackle the last week of the Giro, which means mountains and headache. Continua a leggere
Nice day in the alps and the riders were just checking out their shape for the coming giro d’Italia which was about to beginn in a week’s time in San Remo. The 3rd stage was quite hard as there were some tough climbs to go over and the finish was on a small village sitting on the side of the mountain. The beginning of the climb had a 12% gradient which was only easing short before the finish line.